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Fw: [XHTML2] Section 21.2.1 Errata: Poor Alternate Text in Example

From: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2004 11:50:16 +0900 (JST)
Message-Id: <20040727.115016.41636932.mimasa@w3.org>
To: "Beth Epperson" <rubydoo123@aol.com>
Cc: www-html-editor@w3.org

Hello Beth,

Here's a suggestion sent to www-html-editor.

Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@iinet.net.au> wrote:

> In the last example of section 21.2.1 [1], the alternate text provided 
> is not a good example considering that in the real world, this is 
> considered poor.
> 
>    “This user agent cannot process a java applet.”
> 
> Should be changed to something like:
> 
>    “Your may download this <a href="http://www.example.com/">plugin</a>
>     to experience this media type.  /continue alternate content…/”
> 
> or just, the place holder:
> 
>    “Alternate Content…”
> 
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml2/mod-object.html#sec_21.2.1.
> 
> -- 
> Lachlan Hunt
> 
> http://www.lachy.id.au/
> lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au

Regards,
-- 
Masayasu Ishikawa / mimasa@w3.org
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Monday, 26 July 2004 23:00:05 UTC

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